Grand Junction, CO
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Grand Junction Public Schools

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Mesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District Details

Mesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District
2115 Grand Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

21,746 Students enrolled in District

46 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Mesa County Valley School District No. 51 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Colorado

(10 is best)

Better than of CO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Appleton Elementary School
2358 H Road
Grand Junction, CO, 81505
PK-05
Bookcliff Middle School
2935 Orchard Ave
Grand Junction, CO, 81504
06-08
Broadway Elementary School
2248 Broadway
Grand Junction, CO, 81503
PK-05
Career Center Preschool School
2935 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO, 81504
PK-PK
Central High School
3130 E1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO, 81504
09-12
Chatfield Elementary School
3188 D1/2 Road
Grand Junction, CO, 81504
PK-05
Chipeta Elementary School
950 Chipeta Avenue
Grand Junction, CO, 81501
PK-05
Clifton Elementary School
3276 F Road
Clifton, CO, 81520
PK-05
Dos Rios Elementary School
265 Linden Ave
Grand Junction, CO, 81503
PK-05
Dual Immersion Academy School
552 A West Main Street
Grand Junction, CO, 81501
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.3% 56.7%
Black 0.6% 4.9%
Hispanic 23.7% 34.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 3.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.8%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.7% 41.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.7% 34.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 7.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,806 $105,280,236 55.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $515 $11,281,590 6.0%
Staff $389 $8,521,434 4.5%
General Administration $87 $1,905,822 1.0%
School Administration $544 $11,916,864 6.3%
Operation $670 $14,677,020 7.8%
Transportation $251 $5,498,406 2.9%
Other $410 $8,981,460 4.8%
Total Support $2,866 $62,782,596 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $936 $20,504,016 10.9%
Total Expenditures $8,608 $188,566,848 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,047 $4,487,133,061 48.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $415 $369,029,466 4.0%
Staff $505 $448,909,713 4.8%
General Administration $136 $120,592,409 1.3%
School Administration $623 $553,747,594 5.9%
Operation $814 $723,922,466 7.8%
Transportation $268 $238,689,690 2.6%
Other $620 $551,229,951 5.9%
Total Support $3,381 $3,006,072,053 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,049 $1,821,385,690 19.6%
Total Expenditures $10,478 $9,314,617,799 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%